The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 151 210 196
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -14
Contract jobs citing E-business 9 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.068% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.085% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £335 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -34.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £418
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
E-business
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2831 4679 4741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.12% 80.12% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3695 3560
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (26.67%) MDX
4 4 (26.67%) QlikView
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
4 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (26.67%) Tableau
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (20.00%) Concur
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (20.00%) Source to Pay
5 3 (20.00%) Law
5 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (20.00%) Maximo
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) QlikView
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Business Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) SSAS Developer
1 4 (26.67%) SSIS Developer
1 4 (26.67%) SSRS Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) ERP Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Source to Pay
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Order to Cash
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Record to Report
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Tableau
3 3 (20.00%) Cognos
3 3 (20.00%) Concur
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion